That They May Face The Rising Sun

John Mcgahern reads from his novel about a lakeside community in western Ireland.

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0120020603

The Ruttledges receive a visit from Jamesie, who has news that his brother is coming home.

0120020603

The Ruttledges receive a visit from Jamesie, who has news that his brother is coming home.

0220020604

The Ruttledges recall how they bought their house and received an unexpected visitor.

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The Ruttledges recall how they bought their house and received an unexpected visitor.

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The Ruttledges meet their neighbour, who has a curious request.

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The Ruttledges meet their neighbour, who has a curious request.

0420020606

The Ruttledges' errant neighbour returns, and Jamesie's brother is home from England.

0420020606

The Ruttledges' errant neighbour returns, and Jamesie's brother is home from England.

0520020607

As the drums beat to commemorate the Easter Rising, Jamesie recalls his own turbulent past.

0520020607

As the drums beat to commemorate the Easter Rising, Jamesie recalls his own turbulent past.

0620020610

After John Quinn's wedding, Jamesie has a secret he is bursting to divulge.

0620020610

After John Quinn's wedding, Jamesie has a secret he is bursting to divulge.

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When a letter arrives from Johnny in England, Jamesie asks the Ruttledges for help.

0720020611

When a letter arrives from Johnny in England, Jamesie asks the Ruttledges for help.

0820020612

Jamesie and Mary visit their son for the first time.

Ruttledge pays a call on Patrick Ryan.

0820020612

Jamesie and Mary visit their son for the first time.

Ruttledge pays a call on Patrick Ryan.

0920020613

Johnny's annual visit from London has come round again.

Ruttledge sees that all is not well.

0920020613

Johnny's annual visit from London has come round again.

Ruttledge sees that all is not well.

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The Ruttledges and their neighbours take part in one of life's inevitable rituals.

10 LAST20020614

The Ruttledges and their neighbours take part in one of life's inevitable rituals.